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Call for Abstracts | 10th Digital Earth Summit in Kigali, Rwanda, Nov 19-22, 2024

The 10th Digital Earth Summit will take place in Kigali, Rwanda from 19th to 22nd November 2024. With the theme of "Digital Intelligence to Sense our Planet and Sustain its Future", it is organized by the International Society for Digital Earth (ISDE), hosted by the University of Rwanda, and co-hosted by the Rwanda Convention Bureau.


The 10th Digital Earth Summit is one of the most traditional academic conferences of ISDE, which has attracted tens of thousands of scholars, government officials and business people from over 70 countries and regions worldwide. Anyone interested in this event is welcome to share the news with his or her network and submit the abstracts on the following topics via the link https://tenthdigitalearthsummit.ur.ac.rw/conference/ by 31st May 2024. A special issue of the best papers will be published in one of the ISDE journals.



  1. Digital Twin Technologies for Sustainable Development

  2. Artificial Geospatial Intelligence for Sustainable Use of Natural Resources

  3. Geo-ICT Technology for Sustainable Development Goals

  4. Advances and Trends in Earth Observation for Digital Transformation

  5. Digital Earth for Socio-economic Transformation

  6. Geospatial Technologies for Sustainable Energy, Geo-resources, and Land-use for sustainable future

  7. Geospatial Technologies for Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources Management

  8. Machine Learning for Earth System Modeling, Climate Sciences, and Rural-Urban Transformations


Important Dates:

Abstracts Submission Deadline: 31st May 2024

Abstracts Acceptance Notification: 30th June 2024

Full Paper Submission Deadline: 31st July 2024

Full Paper Acceptance Notification: 15th September 2024

Full Paper Revision Deadline: 15th October 2024

Poster Submission Deadline: 15th October 2024

Early Bird Participants Registration: 31st July 2024

Late Participant Registration Deadline: 30th October 2024


For any inquiries, please reach out to the Local Organizing Committee at tuyishimirejoseph@gmail.com. Additional information can be found on the Summit website: https://tenthdigitalearthsummit.ur.ac.rw/.